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Assistant Director - Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Job Title: Assistant Director - Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Job Code: N/A
Address: 700 Town Center Drive, Suite 200 Newport News, Virginia 23606
Phone: (75) 926-1800
Emp Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Bachelors Degree
Years of Experience:  7
Travel: None
Starting Salary: $77,128
Start Date:
# of Openings: 1
Description: Assistant Director- Parks, Recreation and Tourism The City of Newport News seeks a highly motivated, experienced and forward thinking Assistant Director for our Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department. This position assists the Director in the overall management and administration of the Parks Divisions or the Recreation Divisions within the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, and may act as Director in their absence. Provides departmental leadership and is responsible for developing and administering programs, policies and systems to support and promote high performance strategies and to meet organizational needs, vision and values. Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Parks and Recreation, Business Administration, Public Administration or a related field and 7-10 years of progressively responsible experience with over 5 years of supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Advanced degree and/or professional registration as a CPRP or CPRE are desirable. Anticipated hiring range: $77,128 - $137,457. For additional information, and to apply, log on to EOE.
Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 5/15/2018

Company Information
Company Name: City of Newport News
Attention: Interested candidates must apply at no later than June 15, 2018

  Listing #:   3311   
  Date Created:   5/15/2018
  Last Updated:   5/15/2018
  Date Expired:   6/14/2018
  View:   57